Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs

About this collection

This collection is comprised of 326 images taken by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company employee Pierre Gentieu from approximately 1880 to 1920. Gentieu's images document the DuPont Company Powder Yards along the banks of the Brandywine River in Wilmington Delaware. The collection documents the surrounding community along the Brandywine including worker's families, du Pont family homes, churches in the area, DuPont Company exposition displays, and other facets of social and work life in the area. For a detailed description of the Gentieu collection of Brandywine River Valley images, click here to view the finding aid.

    Image: Employees at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards. Click to view.

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E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company first main office building on Brandywine Creek (rear view)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company first main office building and surrounding fence on the Brandywine Creek
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company second main office on the Brandywine Creek
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company second main office on the Brandywine Creek (side view)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Lutton standing with covered wagon team in Lower Yard
Six employees sitting in front of Lutton's six-horse team pulling a covered wagon on Lower Yard of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company in Wilmington, Delaware. Lutton is standing next to one of the horses., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
George Lutton's covered wagon team in Lower Yard
Seven employees sitting in front of Lutton's six-horse team pulling a covered wagon on Lower Yard of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company in Wilmington, Delaware. Lutton is mounted on horse. Identification of people on ground by J.W. Macklem (left to right): John Donoghue, Cornelius Morgan, Charles Gaino, Charles Deery, William Rowe, Alfred Willis, and Jack Willis. The Willises are further identified as the step-grandsons of George Lutton., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807, Teaming discontinued at DuPont Brandywine yards in 1889. Photograph taken in Lower Yard on the site of the later DuPont Experimental Station.
Men with traction engine designed by Alfred I. du Pont
Traction engine on rails at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Traction engine designed by Alfred I. du Pont
Traction engine on rails at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees outside of the old machine shop on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
New Machine Shop and lumber yard on Hagley Yard
New machine shop in the background with rails and lumber in foreground, showing building of experimental coal barrel and coal bins. E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees and new machine shop on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees in new machine shop on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
New machine shop floor (interior view from second floor)
Hagley Yard at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
New machine shop on Hagley Yard (exterior view)
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
New machine shop floor on Hagley Yard (view from second floor)
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Joseph Maxwell with his horse and cart
Team in front of one of the buildings in Hagley Yard at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Mr. Donohoe, wagoner, and his horse
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Explosion of glazing barrel near machine shop on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man working inside new machine shop on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
New machine shop on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware. Railroad in foreground., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Black powder press in new machine shop (view from above)
Hagley Yard at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
John Reed with black powder press in new machine shop
Hagley Yard at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Black powder press in new machine shop (side view)
Hagley Yard at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Men and boys standing in front of Old Yellow School House, Barley Mill Lane and Montchanin Road
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Henry Clay Mill employees
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees at Henry Clay Mill
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Henry Clay Mill employees with superintendent Mr. Holcomb
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Henry Clay Mill employees
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Charles Link with Henry Clay Mill employees
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Group of four employees at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Old storehouse and other buildings on Hagley Yard (exterior view)
Old storehouse is the building on the right. E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Lumber yard and old storehouse on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Storehouse, tin shop, and band room on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Front steps of the old storehouse on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Number 12 mills on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Number 12 mills on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Green and Wilson's Keg Mill at Charles' Banks
Old Louviers Wool Mill where metal kegs were made until 1884 when E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company took over and the process was moved to Henry Clay Mill, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Holcomb baby cradle after an explosion at Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware. No record of any injuries., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees standing next to powder railcars ready for shipment from Lower Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Prismatic press
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Prismatic presses
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
George Jones and assistant with prismatic presses
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
New graining mill at Hagley Yard (exterior view)
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware. Railroad in foreground., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
1895 Sportsmen's Exposition at Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)
Exhibition was held on May 11-18, 1895., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit at 1895 Sportsmen's Exposition
Exhibition was held on May 11-18, 1895 inside Madison Square Garden., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pierre A. Gentieu and nephew William F. Weed next to E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit at the 1895 Sportsmen's Exposition
Pierre A. Gentieu (left) with his nephew William F. Weed of New Canaan, Connecticut. Exhibition was held May 11-18, 1895 in Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pierre A. Gentieu and nephew William F. Weed next to E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit at the 1895 Sportsmen's Exposition
Pierre A. Gentieu (left) with his nephew William F. Weed of New Canaan, Connecticut. Exhibition was held May 11-18, 1895 in Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.), [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pierre A. Gentieu next to second E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit at the 1896 Sportsmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Men at 1899 Sportsmen's Exposition at Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit and surroundings at 1899 Sportsmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Bear taxidermy exhibit by William W. Hart & Co. at 1899 Sportsmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pierre A. Gentieu seated at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit at 1899 Sportsmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pierre A. Gentieu beside E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit at 1899 Sportmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Union Metallic Cartridge Co. exhibit at 1899 Sportsmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees preparing E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit for 1899 Sportmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit at 1898 Sportsmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company exhibit at 1899 Sportsmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Exhibit at 1899 Sportsmen's Exposition at Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Laflin and Rand Powder Co. exhibit at 1899 Sportsmen's Exposition
Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
1899 Sportsmen's Exposition, Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
1900 Sportsmen's Exposition, Madison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dam on Lower Yard at Brandywine Creek
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brandywine Creek looking east from Rockeby, Mary du Pont's house
Railroad in foreground and industrial buildings and houses in background., Photograph taken near Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brandywine Creek looking west from New Bridge showing Rokeby Mill, Breck's Mill, and Walker's Mill
Near E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brandywine Creek (view from railroad bridge)
Many buildings can be seen in the distance., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brandywine Creek looking west showing Rokeby Mill, Breck's Mill, and Walker's Mill
Near E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware. Rokeby Residence (Mary du Pont's residence) visible in center left background., Written on verso: "Rokeby Mill and Breck's Mill on right; Walker's Mill on left.", [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
"New Bridge" covered bridge crossing Brandywine Creek at Rising Sun Lane
Bridge near E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Covered bridge crossing Brandywine Creek at Rising Sun Lane
Bridge near E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Walker's Mill, Breck's Mill, and "New Bridge" covered bridge at Rising Sun Lane from Mary du Pont's hill
Photograph taken near E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Upper dam on Hagley Yard at Brandywine Creek
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807, Alternative title taken from copy of photograph from DuPont Co. Advertising Department Picture Number 1983, File Number 36.
Ice jam in Brandywine Creek near Henry Clay Mill
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Dam on Lower Yard at Brandywine Creek
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ice jam in Brandywine Creek at Henry Clay Mill
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brandywine Creek showing Rokeby Mill and Breck's Mill
Samuel Frizzell's store behind it on left and Walker's Mill on right., Photograph taken near E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Breck's Mill and Walker's Mill
Breck's Mill is the building in the foreground, and Walker's Mill is in the distance., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Old Baltimore & Ohio Railroad bridge over Brandywine Creek (Wilmington, Del.)
Also called Augustine Bridge., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Breck's Mill dam on Brandywine Creek looking north
Mill buildings on either bank., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees repairing dam on Brandywine Creek at the Lower Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., The team was led by John Conly and Joseph Knox., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brandywine Creek from covered bridge looking north and upstream
Mill buildings on either bank with Baltimore & Ohio Railroad bridge (Augustine Bridge) in the distance., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Covered bridge over Brandywine Creek at Rising Sun Lane
Near E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Walker's Mill and Brandywine Creek
Written on verso: \"Barlow's Mill\, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Brandywine Creek (view north, upstream from covered bridge)
Mill buildings are on either bank., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
John Macklem's covered powder wagon with six mules
Powder wagon serving E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Three men with covered wagon and mules
Wagon serving E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Razing of the pulp keg mill along Brandywine Creek
The building was used by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Razing of the pulp keg mill along Brandywine Creek
The building was used by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pulp keg mill at Squirrel Run in Wilmington, Delaware (exterior view)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Men outside pulp keg mill at Squirrel Run (Wilmington, Del.)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pulp keg mill at Squirrel Run in Wilmington, Delaware (exterior view)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pulp keg mill after a fire, at Squirrel Run in Wilmington, Delaware
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Ruins of the new barn after a fire
Written on verso: \"The House to the right was built in 1795 and was once the residence of Jacob Broom and later Francis Gurney du Pont.\, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
W.F. Lynch and group of pipefitters
Employees of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware. The person seated on the right, in the front row, is Peter J. Kindbeiter., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
W.F. Lynch and group of pipefitters
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Steam plant and engine house on Hagley Yard (view from above)
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Joseph Maxwell driving the DuPont Express horse-drawn wagon
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
William Heatherton with horse team pulling reaper at DuPont Farm
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
William Heatherton and men with binding machine on DuPont Farm
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Moses Campbell with glazing barrel
A glazing barrel was used for rounding the edges of gunpowder grains., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Moses Campbell and Anthony Dougherty with glazing barrel
A glazing barrel was used for rounding the edges of gunpowder grains., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
William Flanigan by packing house car
Car is on rails and has an attached chute used for emptying powder into the pack house bin., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
William Flanigan with packing house car (side view)
Car is on rails and has an attached chute used for emptying powder into the pack house bin., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees building new glazing mills in Hagley Yard
Employees working on stone wall at the bottom of a hill for new glaze mill., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
James Bright, tinsmith at Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Pulp keg mill (view across Brandywine River)
Hagley Yard at E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware. Holly Island on left., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees outside the blacksmith shop
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Hagley Shop office on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Hagley Shop office from across the railroad (rear view)
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Hagley Shop office (rear view)
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Samuel Frizzell, office boy on Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre A. Gentieu Brandywine River Valley photographs (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Employees in front of office building at Hagley Yard
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company powder yards in Wilmington, Delaware., Written on verso: \"Machine shop seen in background on right.\, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Mr. Mousley and two men at old office at Louviers Mill
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man standing in front of closed blacksmith shop gate
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company in Wilmington, Delaware., Signs on either side reads \"No Admittance.\, [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man standing next to open gates on Hagley Yard
Old Hagley gate at main entrance of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company in Wilmington, Delaware., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Man standing next to Old Hagley Gate
Henry Clay Mill in the background., Old Hagley Gate was the lower gate to the Hagley Yard, located near the present gate to the Hagley Museum. It was replaced by the Centennial Gates around 1902., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Old Hagley Gate "No Admittance" sign
Old Hagley Gate was the lower gate to the Hagley Yard, located near the present gate to the Hagley Museum. It was replaced by the Centennial Gates around 1902., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Pierre Gentieu photographs of the Brandywine River Valley (Accession 1970.001), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807

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